diffractometer

noun dif·frac·tom·e·ter \ di-ˌfrak-ˈtä-mə-tər \

Definition of diffractometer

: an instrument for analyzing the structure of a usually crystalline substance from the scattering pattern produced when a beam of radiation or particles (such as X-rays or neutrons) strikes it

diffractometric

play \di-ˌfrak-tə-ˈme-trik\ adjective

diffractometry

play \di-ˌfrak-ˈtä-mə-trē\ noun

First Known Use of diffractometer

1909


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